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Ruth Beer
From December 1st 1981 to December 19th 1981
Installation

ARTIST'S STATEMENT:
My work incorporates steel rods that are used as pictorial lines and components of literal structure. I intend to achieve a sense of openness within which rhythms of space, direction and movements are graphed. The overall effect is of an unordered network that not only relates to geometric form and perspective, but also recognizes the potential for organic flow and resonance.

The piece is a transition in line from wall to floor culminating in highly reflecting copper sheets (3/16" thick), which are placed so that they reflect their shape back onto the wall. This shape changes depending on the angle and direction of the sun or existing light. The work is a study of the transition and perception of two and three-dimensional elements.
- Ruth Beer